Saturday, June 20, 2015
11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Central Park, the Bandshell Area
enter at 72nd Street
Rain or Shine
Join NYC Parks and Backpacker Magazine for Adventures NYC, and discover adventure right here in your own backyard! Get ready to hike, bike, climb and paddle as we celebrate NYC Parks and the great outdoors. This year's event has a new twist - it will feature the 30th Anniversary of the Stihl Timbersports Competition!
On Saturday, June 20, come to Central Park and enjoy a day of outdoor adventure – for FREE! Activities will include:
- Stand-Up Paddleboarding
- Rock Climbing
- Bike Helmet Giveaway, courtesy of NYC DOT
- Wheelchair Basketball
- Outdoor Gear Exhibits
- Free Bike Valet Parking
- Fitness classes with Shape Up NYC
Please note that lines are subject to close early to ensure that the event ends at 5:30 p.m.
Certain activities will require a waiver, which will be provided at the event for participants to sign. Participants under the age of 18 must have a legal guardian present to sign the waiver. Additionally, children must be at least 5 years of age to participate in kayaking and at least 8 years of age to participate in stand-up paddleboarding.
Highlights from previous years
Interested in becoming a sponsor of Adventures NYC? In addition to being featured in the one of the largest public events in Central Park, your brand will gain exposure through a comprehensive marketing plan that includes, but is not limited to:
- Subway Posters
- Printed flyers and posters distributed to various schools, businesses, and organizations
- Radio Advertisements
- Newspaper Advertisements
- Parks website (350,000 unique visitors/month)
- E-blasts to Parks’ lists
- Aggressive public relations campaign to over 200 media outlets
Please contact Christine Dabrow at firstname.lastname@example.org. to receive more information.